BY MELANIE BUCK –
Members of the Rocky and Shady Grove Fire Departments battled a house fire on the morning of Monday, October 2, 2016. The call came into 911 at 5:18 a.m. regarding a house fire at 1034 Polk Road 47. Firefighters were on the scene until almost 9 a.m. Officials reported that the fire started under the front porch of the home.
Homeowners, Jared and Kim Moore said the house was a complete loss. Kim also expressed that the family is in need of clothing. Their 16 year-old needs a size 10/12 pants, large shirts, and wears a size 9 shoe. Their toddler wears 24-month to 2T clothing and a size 6/7 toddler shoe. Jared is a size 34/34, large shirts, and a size 10/10.5 shoe. Kim wears a 36 inseam, size 12, large shirts, and size 12 shoe. Efforts are underway to receive clothing/household donations and we will keep you updated as that information becomes available.
A GoFundMe account has been set up to financially assist the family as well. Click the following link to help: https://www.gofundme.com/2s6hb4kc